2017 student winners Med students take top prize at Texas Pediatric Society Annual Meeting

Two fourth-year students at McGovern Medical School celebrated a big win at the 2017 Texas Pediatric Society Annual Meeting after winning first place in the event’s E-poster contest.

Interprofessional Team Training Workshop, April 6

Registration is open for the spring 2017 Interprofessional Team Training. This is a free, 4-session workshop designed to enhance a student’s ability to function in interprofessional health care teams.

Class of 2017 meets its match

More than 200 soon-to-be-doctors at McGovern Medical School opened white envelopes at the exact same time Friday, March 17, to discover where they will spend the next crucial step in their medical careers.

Medical student elected to national AAMC position

The student arm of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) elected McGovern Medical School student Brandon Esianor as one of five national representative delegates and one of 12 members of the administrative board from medical schools across the United States.

Four students named Schweitzer Fellows

Four McGovern Medical School students have been named Schweitzer Fellows by The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship for the Houston-Galveston area. They will spend the year learning to effectively address the social factors that impact health, and develop lifelong leadership skills. In doing so, they will follow the example set by famed physician-humanitarian Albert Schweitzer, for whom the fellowship is named.

Residents win first place in medical Jeopardy-style competition

A team of residents from McGovern Medical School won first place in Texas in a medical Jeopardy-style competition known as Doctor’s Dilemma.